Effects of acute fenthion toxicity on liver and kidney function and histology in rats


KEREM M., Bedirli N., Guerbuez N., Ekinci O., BEDİRLİ A., Akkaya T., ...More

TURKISH JOURNAL OF MEDICAL SCIENCES, vol.37, no.5, pp.281-288, 2007 (Peer-Reviewed Journal) identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 37 Issue: 5
  • Publication Date: 2007
  • Journal Name: TURKISH JOURNAL OF MEDICAL SCIENCES
  • Journal Indexes: Science Citation Index Expanded, Scopus, TR DİZİN (ULAKBİM)
  • Page Numbers: pp.281-288
  • Keywords: fenthion, butyrylcholinesterase, hepatotoxicity, nephrotoxicity, FLAVIN-CONTAINING MONOOXYGENASE, INTENSIVE-CARE MANAGEMENT, THIOETHER COMPOUNDS, INSECTICIDES, ORGANOPHOSPHORUS, CYTOCHROME-P450, SULFOXIDATION, PESTICIDES, METABOLISM, CARBAMATE

Abstract

Aim: The aim of this study was to investigate the dose-related effects of fenthion on the liver and kidney and the correlation between severity of organ damage and serum butyrylcholinesterase (BChE) enzyme levels.